25 May 2019
FINCANTIERI: THE MULTIPURPOSE AMPHIBIOUS UNIT “TRIESTE” LAUNCHED IN CASTELLAMMARE DI STABIA
Trieste, May 25, 2019 – The launching ceremony of the multipurpose amphibious unit (LHD or Landing Helicopter Dock) “Trieste” took place today at the Fincantieri shipyard in Castellammare di Stabia, in the presence of the President of the Italian Republic Sergio Mattarella, welcomed by Fincantieri’s Chairman Giampiero Massolo and CEO Giuseppe Bono. This multirole and multipurpose amphibious vessel has been designed since the beginning as a flexible, multi-purpose by design, modular unit with a low environmental impact. It is a Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) capable of deploying aircraft and amphibious vehicles and equipment, relying on a flight deck and a floodable basin located on the stern of the ship.
20 May 2019
TRAINING AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE UNIVERSITY OF CALABRIA AND FINCANTIERI
May 20, 2019 – The CEO of Fincantieri Giuseppe Bono and the Rector of the University of Calabria Gino Mirocle Crisci today signed an agreement aimed at establishing new cooperation relationships in the field of civil, industrial and information engineering.